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Ludington Weddings & Celebrations

The Ludington lakeshore is the perfect setting for any type of celebration. And you’ve arrived at the best site to begin your party preparations! Whatever the occasion-wedding, reunion or special event- we have the information you need to make your celebration an event to remember.

Pristine beaches and vibrant sunsets, a variety of lighthouses, the wonderful Ludington State Park, and our very own S.S. Badger Carferry are many great reasons to hold your upcoming wedding or celebration in Ludington! Using the beauty that nature provides just enhances the moment.

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Event Services

Ceremonies by Sarah, 507 E. Dowland St., Ludington, MI, 49431, (231) 233-6199


Find the most beautiful bouquets and boutonnieres, along with ceremony and reception decor, from Ludington florists.

Whatever the occasion, flowers are always the focal point. For your upcoming wedding, anniversary, or party--trust Bela Floral to provide the most exquisite arrangements. We take pride in choosing only the freshest, highest quality flowers, and your satisfaction is our number one priority. Serving all of Mason County.

Formal Wear

You’ll want everyone, from yourselves to your parents, to dress to the nines for your special day. Bridal Shops, clothing stores, and other local businesses can help you find the formal wear that you need. From wedding gowns, to tuxes, to suits, and Mother-of-the-Bride Wear, you won’t be disappointed when shopping in and around Ludington.

A Bride’s Time, 516 S. James St., Ludington, MI, 49431, (231) 843-2624


Find the perfect bling to symbolize your commitment to one another so you’ll want to shop the local jewelers.

Victoria’s Jewelry, 327 S. James St., Ludington, MI, 49431, (231) 845-5257

Party Entertainment

Don’t forget to book entertainment for your reception. Whether you decide on live music or a local DJ, Ludington has lots of talent to offer.

Redux is the husband and wife act of Lexi Kosla on vocals and Dave Kosla on guitar. The two perform hits from the 60's up to today with a variety of mellow rock and straight up rock and roll. They are also available to perform requested music at wedding ceremonies and receptions.

Food & Beverage

It’s likely that, no matter what type of event you’re hosting, you’ll be looking for a  professional caterer or bakery to help satisfy your guests appetites, and assistance with food and beverage

North Country Cafe & Catering

Let us cater your special event! Whether it's a large wedding, graduation, business meeting, or private party, we provide food that will impress your guests and fit your budget. Choose from popular appetizers, party platters, and main course dishes. We also have fresh baked goods and we cater to special orders.

Gloria Ann's Catering & Party Planning

(231) 277-8300

At Gloria Ann's catering, we guarantee delicious food and friendly, professional service. We're fully licensed and offer a wide range of services with plenty of flexibility to meet your needs. We specialize in unique food presentation and high quality menu items. Perfect for weddings, graduations, family reunions, and more!

Gloria Ann's Catering & Party Planning

(231) 277-8300

Taste the most mouth-watering meats, like chicken, ribs, beef brisket, and chopped pork... fresh from the smoker so it practically melts in your mouth. Complement your meal with sides like homemade coleslaw, baked beans and potato salad. Combo meals and desserts available. Check Facebook or the website for current hours.

Designing cakes or desserts since 1978 for weddings, birthdays, graduations, memorials, quinceanera, you name it! Tammy will design the perfect cake or desserts for your special occasion. Look up Tammy's Tasty Treats on Facebook to see her amazing creations. Call Tammy and make your next event unforgettable! Located in Scottville, Michigan.

We've got it all! A huge beer cave stocked full of craft beer, a vast variety of liquor at state minimum price, and over 300 different varieties of wine. Plus a tobacco section with the lowest prices around, groceries, ice, candy, chips, and much, much more. Special orders available. Like us on Facebook.

Ludington's only European bakery! Start your day right with delicious Eggs Roulade, Homemade Torte, "Eggs in the Nest" or other breakfast favorites. Lunch menu includes specialties like Smoked Chicken, stacked sandwiches, french dip, and The Cafe Special. Also homemade soups and salads, plus bakery items. Open Monday-Saturday 8am-4pm. Take out available.


And don’t forget to hire one of Ludington’s many talented photographers to capture all the memories of your wedding or reception.

Lynsey Baldon Photography is a fun and enthusiastic photographer specializing in Family, Portrait, Boudoir, and Wedding Photography. Finding the emotion of the moment is what truly matters to her and her heart often takes over her brain during sessions. Contact her today or visit her website and social media pages.

Specializing in videography and photography, Moko Media provides a professional product that captivates an audience. Moko Media strives to meet media production needs of all sorts. Whether it’s educational content, family photography, or business promotion; Moko Media works with you to create something amazing. Contact Moko Media today!


The bride, moms, and bridal attendants will be pleased when they visit a local salon for all the services needed to look and feel fabulous on the big day. Massage, facials, manicures & pedicures, up-do’s, etc.- the local beauty shops have it all.

Pierrot Hair Design

Serving downtown Ludington since 1985 in a friendly atmosphere. Owner Bruce Rillema, along with Krista Thompson, Rachel Marie, and Heather Heaney Yenglin specialize in hair cuts, color, highlighting, keratin hair-straightening, and perms, featuring Redken, Pureology, and Matrix products. Open Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday and evening hours by appointment. Walk-ins welcome.

Let their friendly staff pamper you with a new haircut, style, color or highlight. Now featuring Venus Versa laser hair removal, body contouring, skin tightening/resurfacing, and acne reduction. Offering nail treatments, including Shellac, manicure and pedicure. Also hot stone massage, spray tans, and tanning beds. Packages available.


Find the Perfect Location for Your Special Day

Your celebration is a once in a lifetime event that needs to feel just right! Start by planning the location of your wedding or celebration. Ludington’s beautiful beaches and parks offer a unique, outdoor venue for ceremonies and receptions, alike.  Beach weddings offer the perfect backdrop and are becoming increasingly popular for their simplicity and scenery. There are also many barn wedding venues in the area that can cater to your dream rustic wedding. There are all kinds of venues in the Ludington area that would be happy to help. Be sure to invite all your guests to the ceremony with Invitations from local printing companies. Hire a professional photographer to announce your engagement and then to capture all of the special moments of your wedding day.

Trillium Creek is Western Michigan’s premiere wedding venue. It has twice been named "Best of Weddings" on the Knot and a “Red Hot Best” of Northern Michigan. This breath-taking property and renovated rustic barn are perfect for the ceremony and reception. In addition, there is a beautiful craftsman home available.

Choose Red's Room located within Jamesport Brewing Company for your next party or gathering. This spacious back room holds 50 people. Choose from a variety of delicious entrees and appetizers, plus selections from our full bar, including our very own beer, brewed on site. Call us for your catering needs.

Wedding & Special Occasions Lodging

Once the festivities have concluded, you’ll want a comfortable lodging facility for you and your guests to rest and relax. Ludington offers everything from beautiful campgrounds to resorts to bed & breakfasts.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Ludington’s newest hotel! New modern design, comfortable rooms, free hot breakfast, indoor heated pool and spacious hot tub, fitness room, free Wi-Fi, and dog friendly. This hotel features 6,000 square feet of meeting and event space. The gracious staff is ready to welcome you today.

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Ludington’s lodging facilities provide all the amenities to make your stay enjoyable and keep you coming back.

Home & Garden

Ludington home & garden businesses can help beautify your indoor and outdoor spaces. Consult with one to create your dream home today!

Bed & Breakfasts

You’ll find personal, friendly, and cozy accommodations at a Ludington Bed & Breakfast, many of which are located within Victorian homes.


Enjoy nature’s beauty by sleeping under the stars at clean campgrounds, forests, or parks in the Ludington area.

Hotels & Motels

Ludington area hotels and motels are some of the top lodging choices. Find your best accommodations with these places to stay.

Convenience & Party Stores

Stop into a Ludington party or convenience to store to get your beverages, ice, snacks, lotto tickets, gas, and more.

Weddings & Celebrations

From beautiful venues, indoors and outside, to talented vendors, Ludington is a great location for your wedding or celebration.

Health & Beauty

There’s no need to take a vacation from your health, beauty routine, or fitness while you’re enjoying yourself here in the Ludington area.